Tambassis gives glowing endorsement

Sweeping reforms proposed for the primary health care system have been endorsed by the Pharmacy Guild of Australia.

A federal government appointed advisory group has presented its discussion paper  “Better outcomes for people living Chronic and Complex Health Conditions through Primary Health Care” saying the Medicare system is failing to deal with chronic and complex health conditions.

The paper says the current health system is fragmented, with unco-ordinated care resulting in the duplication of services, frustration for patients, and a bigger